The Planning & Zoning Office is located at the Waitsfield Town Office, 9 Bridge Street, below the Joslin Memorial Library. The office hours of the part-time Planning & Zoning Administrator are typically Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Development Review Board
Meeting minutes for the Planning Commission and Development Review Board can be found on the Agendas & Minutes page.
Waitsfield's Town Plan, adopted June 5, 2005, can be reviewed at the Waitsfield Town Office or downloaded from the Documents page.
Waitsfield's Zoning Bylaws, adopted May 2, 2005, can be reviewed at the Waitsfield Town Office or downloaded from the Zoning page.
Waitsfield's Subdivision Regulations, adopted in 1990, can be reviewed at the Waitsfield Town Office or downloaded from the Subdivision Regulations page.
Applications for a zoning permit, subdivision approval, sign permit, curb cut, certificate of occupancy, etc. can be obtained at the Waitsfield Town Office or downloaded from the Permits page.
E-911 Address Assignment
An E-911 address must be assigned before a zoning permit may be issued for the construction of a new residence. Contact the E-911 Coordinator to make arrangements.
Driveway Access Approval
Central Vermont Regional Plan, 2003 -- does not include regional maps
Sources for Technical Support
Legal & Legislative
Vermont Planning Information Center
Vermont State Data Center for U.S. Census Bureau information & data
Vermont Housing Data
Vermont Social & Economic Indicators
Vermont Community Data Bank
Vermont School Report
Growing Center Planning Manual for Vermont Communities (March 2007)
Part 1. Introduction, Application Guide, Checklists
Part 2. Planning Principles
Part 3. Implementation
"Community Rules: A New England Guide to Smart Growth Strategies". Takes you to the VFOS site where this publication can be downloaded by chapter in 10 different PDF files ranging from 440 to 1,790 KB.